‘Into the Woods’ at Evanston Ecology Center




Nature’s Night Out, Evanston’s annual celebration of all things green from 7 to 10:30 p.m., May 17, at the Evanston Ecology Center, is a gala gathering for those passionate about the environment. “Into the Woods” is this year’s theme, and guests are encouraged to dress in woodsy colors or theme-inspired outfits. An apiary tour will also take place before the party. 

       The event offers a unique opportunity to meet with family and friends to experience the best in local food and beverages, music, an exciting eco-raffle and plenty of conversation. This festive fundraising event, organized by the Evanston Environmental Association and the city of Evanston, benefits the programming and operations of the Center.

Location: 2024 McCormick Blvd., Evanston. For more information and tickets, visit EvanstonEnvironment.org/party.

 

 

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